Monday, 14 October 2019
Dr Ali Clarke
Hocken Collections Assistant (Archives)
University of Otago
"Agnes Blackie: the life of a physicist"
Historian Ali Clarke explores the life and times of Agnes Blackie (1897 – 1975), one of the University of Otago’s first generation of women academics. First appointed as an assistant to the Professor of Physics in 1919, Blackie taught in the department for over 40 years and was the mainstay of the Stage I course.
WHEN: Monday 14th October 2019
WHERE: Room 314, Science 3 Building
TIME: 3.00 pm–4.00 pm
All interested are welcome to attend
Light refreshments to follow in Common Room